Eco Heater : Efficient Water Heating Device Concept for Rural Part of India

Eco Heater is concept water heating device that uses efficient energy sources designed for the rural part of India. 80% of rural population depend on the natural energy sources for their daily purposes because electricity is very limited period of time. Without electricity and changing climatic conditions of India, these people are forced to keep their energy sources in form of dry wood stems or cow dung cakes.

Eco Heater device aims to increase efficiency of the boiling water process while reducing the loss of energy. From the interaction with the villagers of Loni (District-Pune, State-Maharashtra), it was observed that rural population mostly believe in sharing their resources and devices, which they think that strengthens their bonds. That’s why this device has been designed in a way that user can share it between families and friends.

Designer : Pravin Ghodke

Eco Heater for Rural India by Pravin Ghodke

Eco Heater for Rural India by Pravin Ghodke

Eco Heater for Rural India by Pravin Ghodke

Eco Heater for Rural India by Pravin Ghodke

Eco Heater for Rural India by Pravin Ghodke

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